Case Summaries

This section contains 100’s of professionally prepared case summaries relevant to employment law. They report decisions from the tribunals and courts of the UK and Europe and are updated as important new cases arise.

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Title Author Case Date
Weir & ors (the Firm of Brae Cottage Residential Home) v Stewart - Band of reasonable responses in an unfair dismissal case [2006] EAT admin 05/07/2006
Weir v Chief Constable of Merseyside Police 2003 admin 29/01/2003
Weir v Consult Marine Ltd EAT 2004 admin 18/02/2004
Weir Valves & Controls (UK) Ltd v Armitage EAT 2004 admin 15/10/2003
Welch v The Taxi Owners Association (Grangemouth) Ltd [2012] EAT admin 15/06/2012
Wells v St Edwards RC Primary School - attempted appeal to EAT disallowed as no point of law involved admin
Welsh National Opera Ltd v Johnston - misconstruction of contract led to serious error in finding dismissal was reasonable and fair admin
Welsh v Bendel & Anor - addition of third party as respondent to claim admin
Welsh v Cowdenbeath Football Club Ltd - past misconduct, never acted upon, is deemed waived and cannot justify later dismissal on different grounds admin
Welsh v Cowdenbeath Football Club Ltd CS 2009 admin 11/02/2009
Welsh v Stokes & Anor - hearsay evidence - Court of Appeal 27.7.07 admin
Welton v Deluxe Retail Ltd (t/a Madhouse) - Preserving continuity of employment [2012] EAT admin 21/11/2012
Werhof v Freeway Traffic Services GmbH & Co KG ECJ 2006 admin 09/03/2006
Werhof v Freeway Traffic Systems - ECJ TUPE-type case - 9.3.06 admin
Werner Mangold v Rudiger Helm, Case C-144/04 ECJ 22.11.2005 admin
West Coast Trains Ltd (t/a Virgin Trains) v Tombling EAT - When are there reasonable grounds to sustain genuine belief in misconduct? [2009] EAT admin 02/04/2009
West Coast Trains Ltd v Murphy - Reasonableness of dismissal [2006] EAT admin 04/04/2006
West Dunbartonshire Council v Smith & Others - equal pay claims and statutory grievances admin
West Ferry Printers v Beedell 2000 admin 07/02/2000
West Herts Hospitals NHS Trust v Evans - breach of 2004 statutory dismissal procedures and compensation. admin
West Kent College v Richardson 1999 admin 02/12/1998
West London Mental Health NHS Trust v Chhabra - injunction against employer seeking to make gross misconduct charge admin 18/12/2013
West London Mental Health NHS Trust v Sarkar - Attempt to resolve misconduct issues by mediation did not make dismissal unfair [2009] EAT admin 27/03/2009
West London Mental Health NHS Trust v Sarkar EAT 2009 admin 27/03/2009
West Lothian Council v Aziz - ET must not substitute its own view admin
West Midlands Co-Op Society Ltd v Tipton HL 1986 admin 13/02/1986
West Midlands Fire & Rescue Authority v Office Of The Deputy Prime Minister - onus to demonstrate gross misconduct is heavy - [2008] EWHC 1458 (Admin) on 23rd May 2008 admin
West Midlands Travel Ltd v TGWU 1994 admin 16/06/1994
West v Kneels Ltd 1987 admin 08/07/1986
West Yorks Magistrates Courts Service v Smith - Validity of Tribunal’s re-convention for further issue [2005] EAT admin 19/12/2005
West Yorkshire Magistrates Courts Services v Smith EAT 2005 admin 19/12/2005
West Yorkshire Police & others v Homer - Disadvantage which is simply a consequence of age is not a consequence of age discrimination [2008] EAT admin 27/10/2008
Western Excavating (ECC) Ltd v Sharp CA 1978 admin 14/11/1977
Western Union Payment Services UK Ltd v Anastasiou - employer subjecting employee to detriment must have known of disclosure of information admin 21/02/2014
Westlb AG London Branch v Pan - tribunal should not recuse itself on basis of party's unsubstantiated belief that it can have no confidence in it admin
Westminster City Council v Cabaj 1996 admin 30/04/1996